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Biodiversity Loss: the Causes, the Importance, and the Role of Ecosystem Services

AuthorMs.Nina Schmüser Biodiversity Loss: the Causes, the Importance, and the Role of Ecosystem Services AbstractThis article discusses the global problem of biodiversity loss, its causes and why biodiversity is important for human...

Global Waste Trade and its Effects on Landfills in Developing Countries

Author Ms. Mariam George Global Waste Trade and its Effects on Landfills in Developing Countries Abstract Globally, solid waste is generated in the billions of tonnes every year, governments and...

Overfishing: A Current Serious Environmental Problem

Author Ms. Souha Neguez Overfishing: A Current Serious Environmental Problem 1.    Introduction Change in society’s lifestyle, the development of Urbanization, excess consumption and waste of human, make our planet struggle...

GWCN’s Film Production and Media Manager is the Co-Director of the ActNowFilm

Second Generation Bioethanol – An Overview

AuthorMs. Giulia PristeràSecond Generation Bioethanol - An OverviewAbbreviationsGHG=Greenhouse GasiLUC=Indirect Land Use ChangeLCA=Life Cycle AssessmentLUC=Land Use Change1 AbstractBioethanol is an effective alternative to fossil fuels, as it is a renewable energy source...

Multifaceted Threats to Biodiversity in Central Asia

AuthorsLoes van der Graaf and Hanna SiarovaMultifaceted Threats to Biodiversity in Central AsiaAbstractBiodiversity is an integral part of the earth’s ecosystem. Changes in animal species, temperature, water resources or soil...

The Status of Renewable Energy Industry in India

Presentation prepared for GWCN by Dhitasree Guha Roy.

Renewable Energy Industry in India – A Path towards Sustainability

AuthorMs. Dhitasree Guha RoyRenewable Energy Industry in India – A Path towards Sustainability AbstractIndia, the 2nd largest populated country and one of the exceptional performers of the global economy has witnessed...

Conference (Online): Addressing Sustainable Development Goals

FREE ONLINE EVENTConference: Addressing Sustainable Development GoalsTuesday 14 September 2021 / 1:00AM ~ 3:30AM UTC About the Conference GWCN Director General, Dr. Roger Achkar, is a keynote speaker at the...

Climate change and air pollution: two problems that are interrelated

AuthorMs. Naivy JimenezClimate change and air pollution: two problems that are interrelated.Keywords: Short live climate pollutant (SLCP), Greenhouse Gases (GHGs), Radiative Forcing,  Particulate Matter (PM) , Ozone. Climate change and...
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